Kashmiri Gate (Delhi)

Kashmiri Gate (Delhi)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Kashmiri Gate is a gate located in Delhi, it is the northern gate to the historic walled city of Delhi. Built by Military Engineer Robert Smith in 1835, the gate is so named because it used to start a road that led to Kashmir. Today it is also the name surrounding locality in North Delhi, in the Old Delhi area, and an important road junction as the Red Fort, ISBT and Delhi Junction railway station lie in its vicinity. It was the area around the North gate of the walled city of the Delhi, leading to the Laal Quila, the Red Fort of Delhi, the gate was facing towards Kashmir, so it was named as Kashmiri Gate, spelled Kashmere Gate under British Raj.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Vertpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136434040
  • 9786136434049